Economists John Helliwell of the Vancouver School of Economics and Shawn Grover of the Canadian Department of Finance say marriage is most beneficial when times get tough. “Being married makes people happier and more satisfied with their lives than those who remain single – particularly during the most stressful periods, like midlife crises,”The New York […]
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The more you dish out on the big day, the shorter the marriage, according to a survey by two Emory University economics professors. They surveyed 3,000 people who had only been married once and found: Guys who dropped between $2k-$4k on an engagement ring were 1.3 times more likely to get divorced than those who […]
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FreshStyle magazine ran a story from Cheap Ways To… on how to re-create a Downton Abbey-style wedding on a budget. Check it out!
I’m a sucker for a well-executed wedding theme. Since a wedding is a pivotal part in the stories of our lives, it makes sense that we’re drawn to epic narratives to illustrate our own. Hollywood & literature gives ample inspiration for the look & feel of these recently popular wedding themes & engagement shoots from […]